Welcome to Farming Upward

This blog takes a casual look into the world of concepts and emerging technologies concerning and related to Vertical Farming and sustainable agricultural practices.

Unsure of where to start? Where we are and where we could go should be your port of call – a look at where we’ve come from and how our agricultural development has led us to where we are now.

  • Where we are & where we could go… - Our Beginnings To the best of our knowledge, in the four and a half billion years that our humble planet Earth has existed, mankind is the most advanced species to have evolved during that time span. This advancement didn’t arise┬ábecause we had the biggest teeth or the sharpest claws – it came about because we […]
  • Anatomy of a Vertical Farm - In the last post, which you can read here, I introduced you to the state of the world, specifically, the impact that agricultural activity has had, and continues to have on the environment around us. At the end, I mentioned how vertical farms and their related technologies could serve as a saving grace for us. […]